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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Tameside
Town
Haughton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1919
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45192
Current location

ON THE NORTH TRANSEPT
ST ANNES CHURCH
St Annes Drive
Haughton
Tameside
Greater Manchester
M34 1PW
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 933 956
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BRONZE LIFE SIZE ENGRAVING OF SIDEBOTHAM ON A BRONZE PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO A GREEN MARBLE BASE. INSCRIPTION AT THE BASE. ORNATE GOTHIC STYLE CANOPY SURMOUNTS THE WHOLE SIDEBOTHAM STANDS WEARING HIS CAPTAINS UNIFORM. HE HOLDS HIS REVOLVER IN HIS HAND.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF CAPTAIN JAMES NASMYTH WEDGWOOD SIDEBOTHAM, M.A. (CAMBRIDGE) WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION AT FLERS, FRANCE, 12TH OCTOBER 1916 (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Sidebotham, James Nasmyth Wedgwood
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,place of death,forename,manner of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Green
Listing information
Condition
History
DATE UNKNOWN: MEMORIAL WAS ORIGINALLY SET INTO THE FLOOR BUT WAS MOVED ONTO THE WALL FOR SAFETY
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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